Old Mole Variety Hour December 24th 2012
Tom Becker hosts today's Christmas Eve episode. We hear about the Chinese labor movement, the hypocrisy of Obama's mourning at Newtown, the Portland Solidarity Network, and the limits of consumer culture.
- Bill Resnick interviews Eli Friedman about the Chinese labor-movement.
- Alan Wieder offers a commentary on Newtown in the context of drone warfare.
- Joe Clement interviews organizers from the Portland Solidarity Network.
- Tom reads an essay by George Monbiot about the obscenity & pathology of consumer culture.
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